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Carriage Waywiser, by Johan Anton Wisenpainter, Eichstätt, Late 18th Century

Inventory Number: 43338
Object Type:
Persons: Johan Anton Wisenpainter (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: Late 18th Century
Place Created: Germany Europe
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Brief Description: Brass mechanism in circular oak case; silvered-brass face with six dials recording units 10s, 100s, 1000s, 10,000s and 100,000s.
Primary Inscriptions: "Johan Anton Wisenpainter Eichstätt" and arms with two prancing lions surmounted by a crown.
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Material(s): Brass
silvered-brass
oak and glass

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